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Tuesday, February 12th, 2008

Fugro EarthData President Selected to Chair National Geospatial Advisory Committee

PR – Anne Hale Miglarese, president of Fugro EarthData, Inc., was appointed by U.S. Secretary of the Interior Dirk Kempthorne to serve as chairperson of the newly created National Geospatial Advisory Committee.

Tuesday, February 12th, 2008

Global Relief Technologies Names Mark Jadkowski, Vice President of GIS Research and Development

PR – Global Relief Technologies (GRT) is pleased to announce the addition of Mark A. Jadkowski, an accomplished geographic information technology professional, as its Vice President of GIS Research and Product Development.

Monday, February 11th, 2008

Media Sponsors Announced for 1Spatial Conference 2008

PR – 1Spatial is pleased to announce that Vector 1, GEOconnexion, GeoInformatics and GIS Professional will be participating as media sponsors for their 2008 Conference: ‘1 Source of Truth’, being held from 29th April to 1st May at the Radisson SAS Hotel, Stansted Airport, UK.

Monday, February 11th, 2008

New GEO-8 Exhibition Provides Showcase for Geospatial Technologies

PR – The first new geospatial exhibition for more than 15 years – targeted at engineering, surveying, geomatics and GIS professionals – has been launched in the UK.  GEO-8 combines the hugely successful annual event the World of Geomatics with a new opportunity – GIS Innovations – and is set to become the UK’s biggest

Monday, February 11th, 2008

Canon Communications to Launch UK’s First Green Manufacturing Exhibition and Conference

PR – Canon Communications LLC today announced that it will launch a Green Manufacturing Exhibition and Conference next year and co-locate it with the company’s MEDTEC UK, MTEC, Machine Building and Automation, IPOT, 3C, Practical Vacuum, and Vision Technology Exhibition (VTX) shows to form a new event — Advanced Manufacturing UK 2009.

Monday, February 11th, 2008

Grimshaw, SHoP, Zaha Hadid, and Other Leading Organizations to Speak at SmartGeometry 2008 in Munich

PR – Bentley Systems, Incorporated today announced that registration is now open for SmartGeometry 2008, an eight-day, four-event program on the latest developments in computational and parametric design for infrastructure. These much-anticipated events, sponsored by Bentley and hosted by the SmartGeometry Group, run Feb. 27 through March 5 in Munich, Germany.

Friday, February 8th, 2008

Hexagon Strengthens its Distribution in North America

PR – Hexagon has entered into agreements to acquire assets of Surveyors Service Company ( and all outstanding shares of Haselbach Surveying Instruments (

Friday, February 8th, 2008

FME Worldwide User Conference Hosts Peter Batty as Keynote

PR – Safe Software, the industry leaders in spatial ETL (extract, transform, and load) solutions, announced today that they are hosting Peter Batty, renowned GIS visionary, as the keynote speaker at their annual FME Worldwide User Conference on March 6 and 7 in Vancouver, BC. “The geospatial world is ever changing, with emerging technologies that

Friday, February 8th, 2008

Steve Jennings Joins Pixxures, Inc. As Vice President of Sales and Marketing

PR – Pixxures, Inc., a division of XēDAR Corporation, a leading provider of geospatial services including data acquisition, processing, image analysis, data storage and Web services, announced today that Steve Jennings  has joined Pixxures’ staff as Vice President of Sales and Marketing. Jennings has over 25 years experience in Sales and Marketing. In his new

Thursday, February 7th, 2008

City University Masterclass: State of the Art in Location Based Services

This one-day Masterclass will provide participants with a global overview of the current state of the art in location based services (LBS).  The class will take place on Wednesday 5th March 2008 at the National Physical Laboratory, Teddington. The class immediately precedes KTN event ‘Location Based Services 2008 – LBS in the Public Sector’ on